We are seeking a delivery-focused Senior Project Manager (PM) to join our Digital Solutions team What we are after is a senior PM/Delivery and Qualification manager /Scrum master who can run SCRUM rituals as well as act as a more "traditional" PM when it comes down to reporting, risk tracking and reaching deadline in a predictable manner. The primary responsibility of the Project Manager is to lead Squad(s) to the successful delivery of his/her project objectives, ensuring the project is implemented within contractual obligations and regulatory requirements. (GxP context). (S)He will coordinate and prioritize project tasks, manage timelines, maintaining project plans and communicating status to stakeholders.The team works in a scrum-based approach, so the candidate has proven a pragmatic use of agile concepts in prior projects. S(H)e can write an analysis if that is required.
Assess/evaluate and implement requirements against scope of project, manage project plan and schedule.
Organized and analytical, able to eliminate obstacles through creative and adaptive approaches
Strong listening skills and agility in a multi-stakeholder environment
Responsible for managing stakeholder expectations and ensuring stakeholder satisfaction through follow-up, stakeholder responsiveness, and thorough communication.
Ability to manage multiple stakeholders, work streams and the related tasks simultaneously.
Strong internal communication skills including ability to work with all levels of the organization
Risk management skills: responsibility for detecting potential issues and implementing solutions when issues threaten to delay the timeline or impact budget or business operations. To identify risks and ensure a correct follow up of the related actions, an understanding of the context is needed. Some examples:
Potential blockers linked to a choice of technology depending of the context (mobile techno ? Xamarin, Capacitor, React...)
Challenges encountered when defining a solution and/or software architecture
Different levels of architecture (functional, enterprise, solution and software) and related deliverables
Testing & validation as services in a context of a GxP platform
Different types & activities of testing (delivery testing, validation testing, unit testing...)
Issues linked to a deployment & toolchain/infra involvement
Different types of environments & pipelines (Azure v2 / AKS /...) and risks or dependency
5+ years related experience in Project Management
Comfortable in the dynamic atmosphere of a technical / IT organization
Microsoft Suite and other PM tools experience must-have
Strong communication, organizational, interpersonal and consultative skills a must
Highly experienced in Agile Project Management methodologies and techniques
Passionate about good Project Management practices and willing to share his/her experience